Monthly Archives: April 2013

Various Articles Discuss the Commission’s Progress at the Half-way Point of its Mandate

Posted by David McCoy The National Truth Commission is approaching the halfway point of its two-year mandate, and several articles have been published recently assessing the effectiveness of the truth commission at this point, including an interview with the current … Continue reading

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Recovered Documents Show Murder and Torture of Indigenous Groups during Dictatorship

Posted by David McCoy One of the most significant documents produced during the military regime has been recovered 45 years after its creation and after supposedly having been destroyed in a fire during the dictatorship. The 7,000 page document known … Continue reading

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Posted by David McCoy The Public Archive of the State of São Paulo recently announced that it will make public an impressive number of documents that were created by state institutions of repression during the military regime, as well as … Continue reading

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